Monday, April 23, 2018

Shaggy, Shawn Mendes, Sting among those who celebrated Queen’s birthday

Tom Jones, Kylie Minogue, Craig David among performers; Prince Harry, Meghan Markle attended as well

Toronto Transit Commission issues warning against ‘Despacito’ accordion buskers

A pair of accordion players performing the summer hit "Despacito" while appearing on subway trains in Toronto have been warned to stop or risk being fined, the city's transit agency said Friday.


Soprano Sara Duchovnay is making waves in the opera world.

Chilliwack’s Bill Henderson looks to the past to reconcile the future

"There is a great coming together that needs to happen between the cultures," says band's frontman

Kardinal Offishall drops new version of Northern Touch for the Toronto Raptors

The full remix of the Canadian hip-hop anthem debuted before the team's first playoff game

2018 Burnaby blues fest lineup unveiled

The Burnaby Blues + Roots Festival has revealed the remaining artists booked for this year’s event.

Tom Cochrane releases reworked version of ‘Big League’ for Humboldt Broncos

Cochrane updated the lyrics to incorporate a new verse: “All the right moves when he turned 18. Ridin’ to the game and ridin’ with his team. Ridin’ with their friends and ridin’ for their dreams. Ridin’ off to immortality in the big league.”

Canadian rapper Tee Krispil spills the tea on her new CBD company

Krispil launched Fleurs Tea right before performing at 4/20 in 2017. This year will be her third rapping at the festival but her first running a booth.

‘We didn’t feel right playing the shows’: Neon Dreams drummer on dropping out of...

East Coast trio Neon Dreams faced a tough call as one of the openers on Hedley’s tour. In a Q&A with the Canadian Press, Adrian Morris discusses the band’s decision to leave, supporting charities in their hometown of Halifax and showing solidarity with women.

Jann Arden quoted in ex-FBI Director James Comey’s book

TORONTO — Words of wisdom attributed to Canadian singer-songwriter Jann Arden have made it into the new book by former FBI Director James Comey. The...